Workshops

Keynote Speakers Webcast

Webcast with Wayson Choy, Judith Schaefer, Jennifer Chambers, Helen Leung, and Andy Underwood.

Workshop Materials

DEMENTIA SELF MANAGEMENT

Materials from Health Coaching for Dementia Care: Making Sense of Self-Management Strategies

HEALTH EQUITY IMPACT ASSESSMENT

TEACH MOTIVATIONAL INTERVIEWING

SELF -MANAGEMENT STRATEGIES FOR CULTURALLY DIVERSE POPULATIONS

  • Self Management Strategies Among Culturally Diverse Populations by Betty Shuc Han Wills, Carefirst Seniors & Community Services Association – Toronto is a culturally and ethnically diverse city and visible minorities account for 43% of its residents (Census of Canada 2001). The prevalence of type 2 diabetes (T2D) is high in non-European ethnic groups (ICES, 2007) and is particularly high in populations from East Asia and South Asia. Diabetes self-management programs have been shown to be effective in empowering individuals to take better care of themselves, but these programs must be culturally appropriate for each group.
  • Co-creating Care with Ethnic Communities by Helen Leung, Carefirst Seniors and Community Services Association

SELF MANAGEMENT PART II


Jennifer Chambers, Empowerment Council, CAMH (materials unavailable) – Support for support for self-managed care in the addictions and mental health community –  a strong voice to the client perspective.

In Focus Backgrounder Supporting Self Managed Care